Peng Jie teaching counting in Mandarin

Mike Fricano/UCLA

Teacher Peng Jie has students Diego and Mariah race to see who can count to 10 in Mandarin faster. Peng is part of a program that brings teachers from China to the United States to teach Mandarin. The teachers studied for six weeks in China, two weeks at UCLA and then finished with practice sessions at a high school in West Los Angeles.

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